STATE OF THE WORLD
Publicly displayed for viewing through December 2021.
“State of the World” is a temporary outdoor mural exhibition at 2001 E. 7th Street, organized in collaboration with Art At The Rendon and SO|DA Architecture, both based in the Downtown Los Angeles Arts District. Historically, the building housed the Farmers and Merchants National Bank and will soon be restored, structurally retrofitted and turned into a restaurant.
THE RENDON MURALS
Explore the murals created on the face of the historic Rendon building by renowned LA and international artists. The Rendon is in a constant state of evolution, existing in the heart of a creative community, celebrated through the creation of incredible works of art, recorded here.
BISCO SMITH: ARTIST RESIDENCY
Art At The Rendon hosted contemporary artist and DJ Bisco Smith for 6 weeks at their private pop-up artist residency studio in the Downtown Los Angeles Arts District. “This collection of works is a response to the current state of the world both internally and externally. From becoming a parent for the first time to the pandemic, politics, and power, it’s all in the paint. Looking forward to sharing the energy with you all.” – Bisco Smith, 2022
FILM SCREENING OF BAG
July 9 – 11, 2021
An all-cardboard short film created by Robin Frohardt with original music by Freddi Price, BAG follows the journey of a plastic bag from the present day to the far off-future. Intricate handmade sets and lo-fi special effects come together to weave an ode to the foreverness of plastic. BAG Premiered at the Aspen Shorts Fest in 2020 where it won the Ellen Award and Special Mention in the animation category.
with ICA LA
A beloved tradition, INCOGNITO is unique among museum fundraisers. Now in its 13th iteration, nearly 400 established and emerging artists have contributed 12 x 12 inch original works of art in any medium of their choosing.
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